Air Cargo Business Partners | The Shannon Airport Group

Cargo Carriers

With our unrestricted runway, 24/7 operation, handling expertise, and many major global logistics firms operating at the airport, we can provide you with cargo options you will not find anywhere else in Ireland.  

Playing a key role in international trading, we provide cargo services and facilities for many export-oriented companies in the West, Mid West and South of Ireland, giving them timely access to their major markets.

Operational Features

  • 3,200 M. Cat II runway
  • 24 hour unrestricted operation
  • No slots or curfews
  • Handling experience of An124, B747F and MD11F aircraft on a regular basis
  • Choice of ramp and warehouse handlers
  • EU Border Inspection Post

Key Services

  • UPS, FedEx and DHL all provide nightly air service between Shannon and their respective hubs.
  • Turkish Airlines Cargo operates weekly scheduled A330 freighter services from Istanbul via Shannon to New York JFK, Chicago and Atlanta, with full fifth-freedom rights. 

 

Today, all the major cargo integrators including UPS, FedEx and DHL operate into Shannon using a range of aircraft from the ATR42, operated by ASL airlines for FedEx, to a 757-200 aircraft by DHL and a 767-300 operated by UPS.In 2022, Shannon Airport became part of CargoLux’s global network with the introduction of a  weekly, year-round service which routes from Los-Angeles via Seattle to Shannon and then onwards to Cargolux’s hub in Luxembourg.

Partly due to increased global trade and by the rise of e-commerce, Shannon has seen an 25% increase in Cargo since 2019. With our unrestricted runway, 24/7 operation, handling expertise, and many major global logistics firms operating at the airport, we can provide you with cargo options you will not find anywhere else in Ireland.

Cargo Carriers

Contact details for Cargo Carriers are provided below.

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Tel: 1850 767767

 

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Tel:  +353 (0)1 8444466

 

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Tel:  +353(0)1 8149006

 

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Tel:  1800 535800

 

Transit Shed Operators

Our temporary storage solution that stores goods for or on behalf of an airline operator. It can also act on behalf of the airline to store the goods until released by Customs.

You’ll find a list of providers offering transit shed operations at Shannon and their contact details below.